Bed Bug Safety Tips for Apartment Renters

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I spared you the image of bed bugs to accompany this article as a merciful act of good taste. One quick search in Google images for “bed bugs” sent my cursor racing for the “back” button. The images haunt my mind as I type this. We all know what they are and what kind of […]

Tips to Consider Before Signing Rental Agreement

Where to learn about heavy equipment rental contracts

Construction companies and contractors are continually seeking the most cost-effective methods of completing their projects. As construction businesses are currently experiencing a slight boom period, renting equipment continues to offer benefits that appeal to both budget and performance. Most contractors opt to avoid the headaches associated with owning heavy equipment and rent instead. The cost […]

Differences Between Satellite Phone & Cell Phone Rentals

Satellite Phone Rental

With nearly 7 billion people in the world and 6.8 billion mobile phones in existence, there’s no shortage of cell phones. Despite their availability, cell phones have many drawbacks, including losing network coverage. If you’re going on an African safari like the guy in the picture above, the probability of being disconnected from the civilized […]

Bucket Truck Safety Tips

Aerial Lift Safety

Reaching high places can be difficult. Like most tasks, we rely upon machinery and man-made tools to helps us complete the task at hand. Aerial lifts and bucket trucks are among the mechanisms that aid us in several manual labor activities such as painting building exteriors, working on telephone poles, and cleaning gutters. As convenient […]

Tips For Traveling with a Special Needs Child

Where to find DME rentals for vacation

Summer Vacation Creates Lasting Memories Summer vacations with your family are some of the most cherished moments of life. No matter if a trip has more short-comings than not,  family vacations supply us with a lifetime of memories to share over and over again. Preparation is key when planning family excursions, especially if your a child manages special […]

Tips for Renting Vacation Homes

Family on Vacation

Don’t underestimate the convenience of a vacation home rental. When you think about it, you’re getting what you pay for. Considering the extra space compared to conventional hotel rooms and the great locations, there’s much to be said for the money well spent in a vacation home. This is especially true for family travelers who […]

10 Tips for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Motorcycle Safety

Why is the funnest activities often the most dangerous? Once you go two wheels, it’s hard to go back to four. That’s been the mantra of motorcyclists world-wide for decades. Ripping through a mountain pass is infinitely more exhilarating than coasting in a restrictive steel cage on four wheels. The liberty of being a modern […]

How To Build a Retaining Wall

Gravity Retaining Wall

There’s numerous applications for a retaining wall. People build these walls around planting beds and landscaping to add an aesthetic balance to their home environment. Others build retaining walls for water management or to hold back soil from steep hills or even mountains. If you’re either of these people, you’re going to need to know […]

6 Tips To Consider When Booking Vacation Home Rental

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Over the past few months, we’ve talked quite a bit about the upcoming peak vacation rental season. As the weather gets warmer, most of us get the itch to get away. Whether it’s a long weekend in the mountains of Tennessee, a one-week stay on a beautiful Florida beach, or an extended vacation overseas, we […]

Things To Consider Before Booking An Overseas Vacation Rental

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At some point in the future, I hope to have the opportunity to travel around the world and visit many of the places you often see on the Travel Channel or The Amazing Race. I’d especially like to spend some time in Sicily where my great-grandparents were born and lived until they immigrated to America […]